2022 playoff seeding: separating truth from hackery

The NFL found itself in a difficult position with a suspended game and a set of policies with a small amount of flexibility to be comprehensive. The commissioner is authorized to make certain competitive decisions, but because of dueling provisions the league had to make a few policy decisions on

How does the NFL handle a suspended game?

An unimaginable, but always really possible, situation has confronted the league for the first time when Bills safety Damar Hamlin experienced a medical emergency and collapsed in the first quarter of the Bills-Bengals game. The game was suspended in the first quarter and not resumed. Obviously all of the concern

Alberto Riveron is the new ACC officiating boss

The Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) has appointed former NFL official and senior vice president of officiating, Alberto Riveron, to be the next ACC supervisor of officials. Riveron replaces the retired Dennis Hennigan. Riveron will oversee the ACC football officiating staff, replay officials, communicators and the ACC's Football Officiating Alliance, which includes

‘Movember’ now an officiating tradition

When something happens for three straight years, it is a tradition. Again this November, the NFL is allowing officials to put the razor away and participate in No Shave November, or "Movember." No Shave November is a way to raise awareness and funds for cancer research and prevention. Why is this a